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What kind of cichlids are these? I have 4 of them and they are each about and inch to 1.5 inches long. All but the smallest one have the black vertical stripes.
 

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Definitely not a Firemouth. Appears to be one of the infamous "mixed Cichlid" Mbuna hybrids. Appear to have some Kenyi in some of them, but with those bars they are clearly not pure.
 
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Ok thank you, that is very helpful. I didn't consider the fact that they could be hybrids. Any idea how big they will get?
 

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Definitely mbuna, as chromedome52 said, also appears to be at least part kenyi. The little blue guy w/o stripes may be a blue zebra.
 

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chromedome52 said:
Definitely not a Firemouth. Appears to be one of the infamous "mixed Cichlid" Mbuna hybrids. Appear to have some Kenyi in some of them, but with those bars they are clearly not pure.
The one on the second picture. Is it really a fry? Because it looks like some of the tanganyikan species I have seen. In fact my young adult neolamprologus caudopunctatus looks very similar except for the coloration.
 
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I honestly have no idea how old it is but I have only had them for a week... but it is the smallest one out of the bunch.
 
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